LOCK HAVEN, Pa. - In honor of Women’s History Month, Lock Haven University will host a series of panel discussions entitled “Women’s Voices, Women’s Visions.” The event will take place Tuesday evening, March 30 from 6-8:30 p.m. in the Parsons Union Building (Room 2). There is no cost for this event and all faculty, staff, students and members of the Lock Haven community are invited. Lock Haven University is a member of the Pennsylvania State
System of Higher Education (PASSHE), the largest provider of higher education in
the commonwealth. Its 14 universities offer more than 250 degree and certificate
programs in more than 120 areas of study. Nearly 405,000 system alumni live and
work in Pennsylvania.
The evening will consist of four panel discussions, beginning with “Women Leaders” led by Dr. Patrizia Hoffman, Associate Professor of Communication, and “Women and Culture” led by Dr. Laurie Cannady, Assistant Professor of English. The second half of the program will consist of “Women and Diversity,” a panel led by Dr. Tara Mitchell, Assistant Professor of Psychology, and “Women Entrepreneurs,” led by Dr. Patrizia Hoffman,
Refreshments will be provided courtesy of the President’s Commissions on Women, LGBT Issues, and F.A.S.S.T.
The co-coordinators for “Women’s Voices, Women’s Visions” Melinda Hodge, Professor of Art; Dr. Jacqueline Whitling, Associate Professor of Chemistry; and Dr. Patrizia Hoffman, Associate Professor of Communication said in a joint statement, “In honor of Women’s History Month, we have brought together a variety of female life experiences represented by four discussion panels in our ‘Women’s Voices, Women’s Visions’ event. In doing so, we hope that you will gain a better appreciation of the challenges that women face in society today.”